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Annual After Thanksgiving Planting Party

The rain held off! The youngest was three,  we planted 101 natives near the entrance way and in the park’s meadow.  27 volunteers chose to spend their Saturday morning planting Douglas Fir, Cedar, Hemlock, Elderberry, Indian Plum and many ground … Continue reading

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Annual after Thanksgiving Workparty Volunteer Saturday, November 25, 2017

Here we go again, planting 101 plants this fall into Juanita Heights Park.  Come join us in planting native trees, shrubs and ground cover in the park.  Every year we add 100 native plants to areas that were cleared of … Continue reading

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Kids Mulch the old A-Frame home area

Today under a brilliant sunny October sky students from the Environmental and Adventure School (EAS) returned to the park to work. Two years ago the city sold and removed the old A-Frame house situated near the NE 124th St park … Continue reading

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RootMetrics volunteers move a mountain of mulch

Thanks to Jeremy, the Green Kirkland Partnership Steward Coordinator for leading the RootMetrics volunteers today as they spread over 5 yards of mulch over 4,000 sq ft in the park.  This past Earth Day about 30 volunteers cleared away a … Continue reading

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Mountaineers Hike Juanita Heights Park to Goat Hill

25 Mountaineers hiked over the top of Finn Hill from Kenmore to Kirkland on Wednesday, May 3, 2017. The Wednesday hike was one of a series of Mountaineer day hikes around Lake Washington. The Kenmore to Kirkland hike was designed … Continue reading

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Great Earth Day Workparty

A whopping 37 adults, youth and children showed up to clear blackberries out of Juanita Heights Park on Saturday, Earth Day 2017.  We cleared about 4000 sq ft.  This is a big dent in a significant area of blackberries.  It … Continue reading

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Earth day event April 22

Earth day event at Juanita Heights Park.  We’ll clear blackberries from the new section of the park. Come to the NE  124th St gravel road entrance to the park.    Sign up on the Green Kirkland Partnership site here. Saturday, April 22 9:00 … Continue reading

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